The theme of UNESCO’s World Radio Day 2019 is 'Dialogue, Tolerance and Peace’.
Our exhibition Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures ends its successful six-month season at the NFSA.
Three siblings starred in a film. Forty years later, they watched themselves on screen for the first time.
Pat Easterbrook, Positive Ageing Officer at the Alpine Shire in Victoria, tells how a group of older people stepped inside some of Australia’s best-loved movies for a day.
Documents and artefacts curator Jenny Gall looks at a sheet music collection recently donated to the NFSA, and what it reveals about home-front life during the First World War.
Bronwyn Dowdall and Shevaun O'Neill discuss the attention economy and what it means for archives today.
To celebrate Australia Day 2015, the NFSA has published the final episode of the Life in Australia series of short films, produced by the government's film-making arm between 1964 and 1966.
To mark the beginning of our Disney classics season at Arc cinema, Miguel Gonzalez explores some of the Disney items held in the NFSA collection.
Do you want to learn how to extend the lifespan of your photo, music, film and video collections? You've come to the right place.
Film curator Sally Jackson investigates the makers of the world's first cricket films, shot in Australia in 1897.
Famous faces and fashions of the 1896 Melbourne Cup.
In part three, Jeannette Delamoir considers what Franklyn Barrett's 1925 tour of Far North Queensland with The Ten Commandments tells us about Barrett, film attendance and regional Australian audiences.
In part two, Jeannette Delamoir describes filmmaker Franklyn Barrett's preparations for, and staging of, a live prologue to The Ten Commandments in Far North Queensland, 1925.
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